The Indian Constitution is framed after the Indian Independence and majority provisions of the constitution got enforced on January 26, 1950. The Indian constitution originally consists of 395 Articles, 22 Parts and Eight schedules. With time many amendments in the Indian constitution were made and some Articles, Schedules and Parts were amended, added and deleted. In this post you will know about Article 1 to 395 in Hindi PDF Download.
The Indian Constitution Overview
When India became independent in 1947, there came a need to frame a new constitution for independent India. Before the Indian independence Britishers were running India mainly according to the provisions of Government of India act 1935. On February 20, 1947 British Prime Minister that the British rule in India should end and power transfer will take place from Britishers to able Indian hands. To make it happen Indian Independence act of 1947 was enacted.
Overview and Formation of the Constituent Assembly
In 1934, Visionary Indians demanded a new Constitution for Independent India. An idea of formation of the constituent assembly to frame the constitution of Independent India was proposed. The demand of the constituent assembly to frame the Indian Constitution of Independent India was finally accepted by the Britishers in 1940. The constituent assembly was constituted in November 1946 as per the plan of the cabinet mission to frame the constitution of Independent India.
Many committees were constituted under the constituent assembly dedicated to ponder upon each part of the constitution. The committees of the constituent assembly is given as follows:
|Union Powers Committee||Jawaharlal Nehru|
|Union Constitution Committee||Jawaharlal Nehru|
|Provincial Constitution Committee||Sardar Patel|
|Drafting Committee||Dr. B.R. Ambedkar|
|Advisory Committee on Fundamental|
Rights, Minorities and Tribal and
|Fundamental Rights Sub-Committee||J.B. Kripalani|
|Minorities Sub-Committee||H.C. Mukherjee|
|North-East Frontier Tribal Areas and|
Assam Excluded & Partially Excluded
|Excluded and Partially Excluded Areas|
(other than those in Assam) Sub-Committee
|North-West Frontier Tribal Areas Sub-Committee|
|Rules of Procedure Committee||Dr. Rajendra Prasad|
|States Committee (Committee for Negotiating with States)||Jawaharlal Nehru|
|Steering Committee||Dr. Rajendra Prasad|
|Finance and Staff Committee||Dr. Rajendra Prasad|
|Credentials Committee||Alladi Krishnaswami Ayyar|
|House Committee||B. Pattabhi Sitaramayya|
|Order of Business Committee||Dr. K.M. Munshi|
|Ad-hoc Committee on the National Flag||Dr. Rajendra Prasad|
|Committee on the Functions of the Constituent Assembly||G.V. Mavalankar|
|Ad-hoc Committee on the Supreme Court||S. Varadachari (Not an Assembly Member)|
|Committee on Chief Commissioners’ Provinces||B. Pattabhi Sitaramayya|
|Expert Committee on the Financial Provisions|
of the Union Constitution
|Nalini Ranjan Sarkar|
|Linguistic Provinces Commission||S.K. Dar|
|Special Committee to Examine the |
|Press Gallery Committee||Usha Nath Sen|
|Ad-hoc Committee on Citizenship||S. Varadachari|
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar introduced the final draft of the Constitution in the Assembly on November 4, 1948. The first reading started on this date and continued for 5 days. After the first reading the second reading started on November 15, 1948. The third and the final reading was done on November 14, 1949. On November 26, 1949, the motion on Draft Constitution was declared as passed and received the signatures of the members and the president of the constituent assembly. This is the date mentioned in the Preamble as the date on which the people of India in the Constituent Assembly adopted, enacted and gave to themselves this Constitution.
Article 1 to 395 in Hindi PDF Download
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Article 1 to 395 Indian Constitution FAQ
How many articles were originally in the Indian Constitution?
At the time of the commencement of the Indian Constitution there were 395 Articles.
How many Schedules were originally in the Indian Constitution?
At the time of the commencement of the Indian Constitution there were 8 Schedules.
How many Parts were originally in the Indian Constitution?
At the time of the commencement of the Indian Constitution there were 22 Parts.
What is Article 1 of the Indian Constitution?
Article 1 in The Constitution of India describes Name and territory of the Union of India.
How many articles are there in the Indian Constitution as of now.
Presently, there are a total of 470 Articles in the Indian Constitution.
How many Parts are there in the Indian Constitution as of now.
Presently, there are a total of 25 Parts in the Indian Constitution.
How many Schedules are there in the Indian Constitution as of now.
Presently, there are a total of 12 Schedules in the Indian Constitution.